Surgery

Shorter hospital stays with robotic thoracic surgery

FROM surgical endoscopy Robotic thoracic surgery is associated with shorter hospital stays, shorter duration ...

Frailty, not age, predicted complications after ambulatory surgery

FROM JAMA SURGERY Frailty was associated with a significant increase in 30-day complications after ...

Acute cholecystitis guidelines need work

AT WSA 2017 SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – In patients with right upper ...

TAP an alternative to epidural for colorectal surgery

AT WSA 2017 SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – In colorectal surgery, transversus abdominis ...

Most hyperparathyroidism cases can be considered cured after surgery

AT WSA 2017 SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Patients with hyperparathyroidism and single-gland ...